The Division of Drawing, Painting and Photography is pleased to announce that Ms. Breehan James has accepted the position of Assistant Professor of Painting and Drawing in the School of Art and Design.
Breehan received her MFA in Painting from Yale University School of Art and her BFA from Massachusetts College of Art. Her previous academic appointments include a full-time appointment at Boston University in the Undergraduate and Graduate Painting Programs, Assistant Professor of Painting at Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design and a visiting appointment in Painting, Drawing, and 2D Foundations at Georgia State University. Breehan’s exhibition record is impressive and her work has been recognized by numerous grants, awards, and residencies. Breehan was awarded a residency at the prestigious Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program in 2014 and will attend Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin Artist Residency Program this summer. Her work has been reviewed in many publications and she was included in “100 Artists to Watch” in the January 2012 issue of Modern Painters. She is represented by Larissa Goldston in New York and Tory Folliard Gallery in Milwaukee.